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>>> complete bay area news coverage, starts right now, this is ktvu channel 2 news at noon. >> more political fallout from the ross saga, only on two we will tell you why a political commercial just released this hour is targetting a san francisco supervisor. >>> good afternoon, i am tory scam bell. first we start with developing news in fremont, where emergency responders are preparing to pull a body out of a creek. police were called to alameda creek in sequoyah road at 8:30 where someone spotted the body floating in the water. crews brought in a boat to pull the victim out. we want to go to alex savidge at the scene for more. >> reporter: this investigation being handled by the alameda county sheriff's office. i did just get off the phone with the spokesman, he told me he didn't have any information on the condition of the body. we will show you the scene here. we are on the back side of the creek side apartments here where there obviously is a creek and this where that body was found, the body of a man partially in the water, the edge of the creek, found ought about 30 this morn
his support for the extra officers. mike mibach, ktvu channel 2 news. >> the help from the chp comes a day after a store owner was killed. coming up, the man's daughter speaks out as the family works to try to motivate the community to help find the killer. >>> san francisco police release video of a man accused of abusing an agent on october 10. he follows him and that is when the man gets violent. a white man, 6 feet tall, 180 pounds. anyone with information is asked to call san francisco police. >>> only on 2 tonight, our poll shows a sudden shift in voter attitude on a ballot measure. the repeal of california's death penalty. ktvu's health and science editor john fowler is here with a look. >> reporter: a moral, ethical and economic debate, does the death penalty help protect us? >> reporter: prop 34 would repeal the death penalty. instituting life without parole. retroactive for the 725 right now. a 17% undecided. but a trend just the last two weeks, yes, jumped 4 points to 45%. could prop 34 pass? >> that is unknown at this point but it stands a better chance today than three w
oakland. chp officers are now out there on the streets. ktvu channel 2 morning news continues. >>> good morning, to you. welcome to a brand new day it's a friday, november 2nd i'm dave clark. >> and i'm pam cook. thank you for joining us this morning. steve paulson says it's going to be a very nice weekend. >> it will be. >> okay. >> it will be. if you get through today. what is that? i did have a coat on this morning. when i left it was cold. well, you know. we're soft. we're soft out here sometimes compared to those in the midwest. it was cool this morning with 40s. we have higher clouds to the north and patchy fog. overall mostly sunny and partly cloudy. 60s to low 70s. here is sal. >>> we have breaking news. there is a structure fire. it is a fore plex in san rafael. very close to 101 and 580. this just came in. it looks like there is still smoke coming up from this building here. the address is 12 woodland in san rafael. again it's close to the freeway. and the fire department is on the scene. we're not sure if anyone has been injured but we do know that there is still sm
are facing a choice. approve the tax hike or deal with cuts to schools. ktvu's alex savage is here with one said could happen. >> reporter: if prop 30 goes down trigger cuts go into effect and schools might lose $6 billion. the governor said today there is no other option. >> vote yes on 30. >> reporter: he spoken san francisco. >> all these tax dollars are going to the schools. >> reporter: despite the poll showing support under 50%, the governor is confident. >> there are so many polls, if you read them you will have the optimism i do. >> reporter: today the california federation of teachers made a push for prop 30, hanging banners in berkeley but they call it scare tactics. a spokes men suggested they might lesson the blow to schools if 30 fails. >> they are automatic. that is another piece of total miss information. they cannot be changed unless the legislator wants to reverse it. >> reporter: he says he doesn't think the governor is bluffing. >> i don't see any other path other than to let the cuts kick in. k-12 already took a 20% hit since the recession. >> reporter: prop 30 has compe
tells us crime spikes wednesday through sunday and that's when most officers are needed. amber lee, ktvu news. >>> ahead in 15 minutes the outpouring of support for an oakland shopkeeper gunned down in a robbery last night. how family members hoped to find their killer. >>> police credit a tactical units for getting six guns off the street. officers say one man had two guns, the special tactical unit is designed to suppress violence. >>> california parol agents say they arrested 85 sex offenders during the annual halloween sweep known as operation boo. the arrest included 16 people here in the bay area. agents say they contacted 100 people to make sure they were not making contact with children. >>> efforts to reign in rowdy crowds could be coming in. >> reporter: task force will be going back on regular patrol because there aren't enough officers on patrol. there's already varying reasons what will happen over the weekends. 18 arrests at all, party buses are making downtown a destination. >> we saw a bunch of buses coming downtown, a lot of them are already drinking. >> reporter: staff
comes out this morning and this could impact the presidential race. ktvu alison burns is in our washington, d.c. newsroom to tell us how this could shake up the race with four days until election day. alison. >> reporter: dave, it's a neck and neck contest between president obama and mitt romney so any big change in the job situation could certainly influence the coveted undecided voters. economists are forecasting 125,000 jobs were add the last month and the unemployment rate picked up to 7.9% because more people were looking for work. president obama who campaigns in ohio today is using his financial stump speech say the economy son the right track and he needs four more years to keep the momentum going. >> right now we could be putting more folks back to work right now. fixing roads and bridges. expanding broad band to rural neighborhoods. making sure our schools are state of the art. let's put americans back to work doing the work that needs to be done. >> reporter: but mitt romney is trying to make the closing argument that is the recovery could be much better with him in t
in san francisco i'm tara moriarty ktvu channel 2 news. >>> san francisco police also planning to increase their presence in the mission district following a recent increase in gang violence. the track officers will patrol problem areas near the 16th street and 24th street bart station. there have been four homicides there in the past two weeks. the city is also giving an extra $30,000 to a gang prevention program. >>> california highway patrol officers are now patrolling parts of oakland. around 7:30 last night close to a dozen officers headed out to help oakland police officers. s chp patrols were ordered by governor jerry brown after community leaders plea for help. >> it's devastating to the families. and so if we can get some help around public safety and bringing semblance of safety our city, i think it would go a long way. >> now the chp won't say where officers will patrol or how many days the assignment will last but similar partnerships have lasted from 60 to 90 days. >>> the search is on for a man and woman caught on tape stealing mail in a fairfield neighborhood. kt
in a fairfield neighborhood. ktvu claudine wong joins us from the wood lake park neighborhood with more on what neighbors are doing to help police track down the suspects. claudine. >> reporter: well, a handful of residents inside this neighborhood here in fairfield this is wood lake neighborhood have become the victims of mail thieves. they didn't take this lying down. they got together and set up operation mail thief. i want to show you video from their surveillance canal as. what they did is put up the red flags on the mailbox to let people know they had mail inside. this is what they caught two people a man and woman driving top the mailboxes and taking out the mail. they said they were not happy with what they saw. >> they may not have come into our house, but they attacked a portion of our house. and we feel violated. >> reporter: they felt violated but now they are also empowered with this video. it's not clear enough to give them a license plate on that vehicle, but police are describing it as a newer model four-door gray nissan ultima or max ma. he is described as a white man light ski
, they have employed temporary workers for five days. live in berkeley, i'm paul chambers, ktvu, news. >> they include alta bay, san lean -- deadly shooting of a long time business other than. the 50-year-old was shot and killed in this mobile phone store on international boulevard last night. police say it was during a lore. today, family and friends left candles outside of marcus cellular. it's been a mainstay on the boulevard for 14 years. today, the children shared photos and memories of their father's character. >> leading by example of what you should be as a man, as a father, as a friend, as a businessowner, as a good samaritan. he led by that, he gave that. >> the family and police are asking the community for any information that lead to those responsible. >>> starting tonight, the california highway patrol is going to start allocating their officers to patrol the streets of oakland. two officers per car is typical for this assignment. >> reporter: tonight, the gate opens on a new detail. >> when you're on the swivel, you don't know where you are. >> reporter: d.h.p. officers
to one of the candidates ahead of tuesday's presidential election. it's all ahead on the ktvu channel 2 morning news. >>> good morning, thank you for joining us it is friday november 2nd i'm pam cook. >> and i'm brian flores. and hopefully there won't be any rain in the forecast. steve, what do you think? >> no, i think we took care of that. halloween night. we do have chilly lows though out there. temperatures have really dropped compared to 24 hours ago. there are some 40s out there. a lot of high clouds taking aim toward the north bay. overall today expect for the north bay we have mostly sunny skies. highs 60s and low 70s. here is sal. >>> steve, good morning to you. right now traffic is moving along pretty well around the bay area as we look at some of the pictures. highway 4 off to a great start coming up to the will low pass grade. it is a nice looking deprive with no major problems. alsos morning commute looks good on interstate 880 in oakland. it's 4:29 let's go back to the desk. >>> topping our news this morning a san francisco muni employee has not been able to return to work
like this video we found on ktvu. this happened after the actual win on sunday night. this bus was operating and had eight passengers inside and the driver. they were able to get out of the bus before the vandalism started, but you can see people here throwing maybe a molatov cocktail. >> so much cops and civil diso bo bead yens and police force. >> this is embarrassing, you're supposed to be celebrating the win of your city's team. you're not supposed to cost the city money. >>> a little dash cam video is up next at number eight on our countdown, and the guy behind the wheel, you're not going to believe this one. what if i was to tell you a high-speed chase through four ohio counties involving three stolen cars was all started by a 12-year-old boy? >> i'd say no way. >> yes way. check out this video from wbns. what you're looking at is a truck. this truck is the third car a 12-year-old took in order to get away. police say the 12-year-old started in wayne county, where he stole his parents' van. went to another county, ditched that car, stole another one. then ditched the seco
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